The celebration of Veterans Day is a long-standing tradition in Georgetown ISD. The district will be honoring veterans this year with a variety of programs and ceremonies held throughout the day on Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11th. We invite veterans and active military members in our community to join us at any of these celebrations. Click the headline above for details.
On Tuesday, November 3, Georgetown ISD voters approved a $160.6 million bond package that will positively impact the future of our students, the district, and the community we serve. The bond is dedicated to building new facilities and purchasing land to manage growth, renovating existing facilities to provide equity between schools, and addressing other district-wide improvements and infrastructure upgrades. Click the headline above for more details.
SeaPerch teams for the 2015-2016 school year are in the process of forming. Click the headline above for more information on this program which encourages students to develop science, technology, engineering, math, and problem solving skills as part of cooperative teams.
GISD has been selected as a semifinalist for a $2.5 million Raising Blended Learners grant initiative sponsored by Raise Your Hand Texas. For more information on this exciting opportunity, click the headline above.
Congratulations to Debra Austrum, Kristy Davies, and Amy Heil, who recently received grant funds to invest in their classrooms. Click the headline above to read more.
During their annual Fill The Bus campaigh, the Georgetown Area Junior Forum collected $19,654.21 in supplies for GISD students in need. Click the headline above to learn more.
The Georgetown Project Bridges to Growth invites you to attend "A Youth Suicide Prevention Seminar for Parents and Communities." The workshop is for adults only. There is no cost for the seminar, but pre-registration is requested. Click the headline above for more details.
Any 10th or 11th grade home schooled student who resides within GISD boundaries is eligible to take the PSAT/NMSQT free of charge on October 14, 2015. Registration must be completed and returned no later than October 9. Click the headline above for more details.
As part of its 2015 national concert tour, “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band will perform at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, October 7, at the Klett Center for the Performing Arts, 2211 North Austin Avenue. The concert, sponsored by the Georgetown Independent School District, is free and open to the public. Ticket requests are being handled online only. Click the headline above for details.
The district will host two public presentations designed to inform the community about the projects included in the 2015 bond proposal which citizens will vote on in the November 3rd election. Click the headline above for location and time information.
This school year, GISD is implementing two early release dates for students on September 23 and December 18. Click the headline above to learn more about early release times.
Unresolved grief causes many behavioral and mental health issues, yet frequently goes unaddressed in children. The presentation, part of the Georgetown ISD Department of Counseling and Guidance Learning Series, is co-sponsored by Georgetown Partners in Education and The Christi Center.Click theheadline above for location and time details.
Varsity football tickets for EVHS and GHS home games are available for purchase online until 5:00 PM on game day. Click the headline above for details.
Click the headline above to view first day of school photos.
Congratulations to Mary McKenna (RBN, RN) and Pam Palmer (RN) for being selected for this highly competitive program. Click the headline above to learn more.
It’s a tradition to take pictures of kids on the first day of school. We would love it if you would share your first day of school pictures with us! Little kids, big kids, and everyone in between. Click the headline above to learn how to share your pictures with us!
Congratulations to Ms. Holly Mahagan! Read more about her honor by clicking the link above.
Congratulations to Georgetown ISD trustee Ronna Johnson who has earned the designation of Master Trustee upon completion of Leadership TASB, a program sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB).
Local businesses and non-profit organizations are invited to participate in Georgetown ISD's annual Community Showcase which will be held on Monday, August 17 from 9 AM to 12 PM. Click the headline above for more details on the showcase and to find out how you can register for the event.
Reserved season football tickets will be sold onlilne or by phone. Click the headline above for details.
The GISD Athletics Department is offering a summer wrestling camp for boys and girls in grades 6 -12.
Georgetown ISD and partner organizations are offering a variety of free and paid programs to keep students immersed in learning throughout the summer. Click the headline above for details.